OMG Stephan Paternot is Back

Stephan “Got the Girl, Got the Money, Now I’m Ready to Live a Disgusting, Frivolous Life” Paternot is back, VentureBeat reports, in an astounding blast from the past with a new startup, Slated, an AngelList for film productions (Barry Silbert likes it!). To recall, Mr. Paternot was the founder of a sort of proto-Facebook, theglobe, which set a record for the biggest first-day stock gain on Wall Street at the time, popping up close to $1 billion. Today, is a shell company with no significant assets or operations, and has no significant source of revenue. Funny how that happens. Read More